Dave Grunenwald, MFA, honed his wood marquetry skills over 15 years of restoring highly inlaid antique pool tables. He now turns these talents to creating beautiful wooden boxes in the same fine woodworking tradition. He maintains a studio in a former 1880's blacksmith shop in Upstate NY.
This just in!
I found some really nice and dark Goncalo Alves. This piece is uncharacteristically dark and streaky with some nice figure (shimmer).
Here's a link to a great site that specializes in information on woods with lots of pictures. Hobbit House
I'll be cutting into this in two days!